Assessments Australia, a MAX Solutions company, is contracted to provide the Assessment Service for the Program for Students with Disabilities (PSD-AS) for the Victorian Department of Education and Training. Staff and contractor assessors conduct cognitive and speech pathology assessments in state government schools to ascertain eligibility to apply for support under the Program for Students with Disabilities (PSD).
The PSD-AS processes referrals for assessment from government schools and allocates assessors as appropriate to conduct assessments in schools in a professional manner that reflects best practice. High quality reports are written that meet the needs of various stakeholder groups, especially schools and families of the students assessed.
The primary function of the Staff Assessor - Psychology: Program for Students with Disabilities Assessment Service (PSD-AS) is to conduct cognitive assessments in schools. This may include assessments that occur during peak work periods and assessments that are required in remote regional areas, requiring travel and overnight accommodation.
This role is a temporary contract until 20/12/2019 and can be full time or part time (min 3 days p/wk). Please ensure you inlcude your preference in your application.
Applications should be submitted online asap as shortlisting and interviewing will commence in January 2019.
Key responsibilities of this position require the successful candidate to:
Qualifications/Requirements - Mandatory
Qualifications/Requirements – Preferred but not essential